Albertville, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 21,711 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: +25.9%
Males: 10,180  (46.9%)
Females: 11,531  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

33.2 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 35950, 35951, 35957, 35976.

Albertville Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,342 (it was $31,893 in 2000)
Albertville:

$49,342
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $20,738 (it was $16,336 in 2000)

Albertville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $126,441 (it was $72,900 in 2000)
Albertville:

$126,441
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $179,078; detached houses: $194,276; townhouses or other attached units: $190,285; in 2-unit structures: $135,599; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $84,553; mobile homes: $65,373; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $39,638

Median gross rent in 2019: $674.

March 2019 cost of living index in Albertville: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.4%
(17.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.8% for Black residents, 42.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 23.8% for other race residents, 40.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Albertville, AL (2019)
    • 14,21765.6%White alone
    • 6,39229.5%Hispanic
    • 8053.7%Black alone
    • 1910.9%Two or more races
    • 1420.7%Asian alone
    • 1160.5%Other race alone
    • 50.02%American Indian alone

Races in Albertville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 91 registered sex offenders living in Albertville, Alabama as of November 29, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Albertville is 237 to 1.


Crime rates in Albertville by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
11
(54.8)
6
(29.1)
7
(32.9)
5
(23.1)
7
(32.5)
5
(23.2)
7
(32.4)
6
(28.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
12
(59.8)
13
(63.1)
5
(23.5)
8
(36.9)
7
(32.5)
10
(46.5)
7
(32.4)
10
(46.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
59
(293.9)
62
(301.1)
31
(145.8)
9
(41.6)
16
(74.3)
14
(65.0)
8
(37.1)
8
(37.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
233
(1,160)
346
(1,681)
247
(1,162)
230
(1,062)
197
(914.8)
190
(882.7)
145
(671.7)
194
(905.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
659
(3,282)
710
(3,449)
616
(2,897)
454
(2,097)
462
(2,145)
462
(2,146)
413
(1,913)
492
(2,296)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
36
(179.3)
56
(272.0)
54
(254.0)
72
(332.5)
64
(297.2)
69
(320.6)
90
(416.9)
116
(541.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index347.4379.8280.1231.9224.3218.8200.0242.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Albertville, AL

Crime rate in Albertville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 69 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (46.1%), English (5.4%), Irish (3.7%), Haitian (1.7%), German (1.4%), European (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1088 feet

Land area: 26.0 square miles.

Population density: 837 people per square mile   (low).

Albertville, Alabama map

3,131 residents are foreign born (13.6% Latin America).

This city:

14.4%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $552 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $604 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (37.9 miles , pop. 158,216).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (61.8 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (530.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Boaz, AL (2.3 miles ),
Guntersville, AL (2.7 miles ),
Sardis City, AL (2.9 miles ),
Douglas, AL (3.0 miles ),
New Union, AL (3.0 miles ),
Mountainboro, AL (3.1 miles ),
Whitesboro, AL (3.3 miles ),
Bristow Cove, AL (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 34.27 N, Longitude: 86.21 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Fire Hydrant Capital of the World

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,933 (+18.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,734 (51.0%)

Area code: 256

Distribution of median household income in Albertville, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Albertville, AL in 2019
Albertville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 95 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 1998: 80 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 1999: 95 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2000: 73 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2001: 79 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2002: 87 buildings, average cost: $134,700
  • 2003: 87 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2004: 100 buildings, average cost: $149,700
  • 2005: 148 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2006: 54 buildings, average cost: $165,400
  • 2007: 72 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2008: 25 buildings, average cost: $141,100
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $178,300
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $137,200
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $202,000
  • 2017: 23 buildings, average cost: $161,200
  • 2018: 34 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2019: 29 buildings, average cost: $191,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Albertville, AL residents
Average permit cost in Albertville, AL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.5%
Alabama:

4.0%
Historical population in Albertville, AL
Historical housing units in Albertville, AL

Population change in the 1990s: +2,794 (+19.3%).
Most common industries in Albertville, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (13.4%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Wood products (3.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (13.5%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Wood products (5.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Food (13.3%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Albertville, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Food processing workers (5.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Food processing workers (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.2%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)

Average climate in Albertville, Alabama

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Albertville, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.1. This is about average.

City:

73.1
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Albertville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 160% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/18/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the Albertville city center killed 3 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 tornado 17.1 miles away from the city center injured 22 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Albertville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 36.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 36.8 miles away from Albertville center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 84.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 100.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 165.8 miles away from Albertville center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 304.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marshall County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 18, Floods: 15, Tornadoes: 12, Winds: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Albertville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Albertville:

  • HOSPICE OF MARSHALL COUNTY/SHEPHERD'S COVE (408 MARTLING ROAD)
  • ALBERTVILLE NURSING HOME (750 ALABAMA HIGHWAY 75 NORTH)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Albertville:

  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER - BOAZ (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BOAZ, AL)
  • MARSHALL MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GUNTERSVILLE, AL)

Airports located in Albertville:

College/University in Albertville:

  • New Beginning College of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 93; Location: 421 Martling Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.nbccosmetology.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albertville:

  • Snead State Community College (about 6 miles; Boaz, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,023)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 23 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 26 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (about 36 miles; Hanceville, AL; FT enrollment: 4,486)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 40 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 40 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 42 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,524)

Public high schools in Albertville:

Private high school in Albertville:

  • MARSHALL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 197, Location: 1631 BRASHERS CHAPEL RD, Grades: PK-10)

Public elementary/middle schools in Albertville:

  • ALBERTVILLE ELEM SCH (Students: 1,286, Location: 1100 HORTON RD, Grades: 3-4)
  • ALBERTVILLE PRIMARY SCH (Students: 588, Location: 1100 HORTON ROAD, Grades: PK-2)
  • EVANS ELEM SCH (Students: 570, Location: 901 W MCKINNEY AVE, Grades: 5-6)
  • ALA AVENUE MIDDLE SCH (Location: 600 E ALABAMA AVE, Grades: 7-8)
  • ASBURY ELEM SCH (Location: 1990 ASBURY ROAD, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Albertville

Libraries in Albertville:

  • ALBERTVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $309,227; Location: 200 JACKSON STREET; 75,265 books; 2,198 audio materials; 2,704 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 81 state licensed databases)
  • MARSHALL COUNTY COOPERATIVE LIBRARY (Operating income: $73,007; Location: 600 COLLEGE STREET; 10,715 books; 269 audio materials; 437 video materials; 79 state licensed databases)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Albertville is the birthplace of Ronald Sumter, inventor of the dildo.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Albertville: Arbor Acres Farm (A), Albertville Country Club (B), Albertville City Hall (C), Marshall County Courthouse (D), Albertville Fire and Rescue Station 1 (E), Albertville Fire and Rescue Station 2 (F), Albertville Fire and Rescue Station 3 (G), Albertville Fire and Rescue Training Facility (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Albertville include: Solitude Church (A), Little Branch Primitive Baptist Church (B), Little Branch Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), Carbinville Church (E), Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church (F), Union Church (G), White Oak Church (H), Central Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Memorial Hill Cemetery (1), Old Mount Vernon Cemetery (2), Little Branch Cemetery (3), Old Albertville Cemetery (4), Union Grove Cemetery (5), White Oak Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Horsley Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Little Drum Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Mar-Jon Amusement Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 208 Wall Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Kings Inn (7080 US Highway 431) (1), Jameson Inn Albertville (Sj) (315 Martling Rd) (2), Royal Inn (Highway 431 South) (3), Jameson Inn of Albertville (315 Martling Road) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Court Appointed Juvenile Adovcate If Marshall County (101 North Carlisle Street Suite 103) (1), Federal Bureau Of Investigation (Federal Building) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Charley Pell - College football player, Angela Little (actress) - Actor, Glenn Hearn - Politician.

Marshall County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Albertville that have no violations reported:

  • ALBERTVILLE UTILITIES BOARD (Population served: 29,991, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • ASBURY WATER SYSTEM (Address: 2142 ASBURY RD , Population served: 3,627, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.3%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.5%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Albertville in 2010:

  • 158 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 64 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 30 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in in-patient hospice facilities
206 people in nursing homes in 2000
21 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with most branches in Albertville (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Albertville Branch at 8031 Us Highway 431, branch established on 1991/10/01; Albertville Main Branch at 116 Sand Mountain Drive, branch established on 1987/10/23. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Vantage Bank of Alabama: Vantage Bank Of Alabama at 407 North Broad Street, branch established on 2006/11/06. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $75.9 mil, Deposits: $63.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Vantage Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Southern Bank Company: East Main Street Branch at 625 East Main Street, branch established on 1936/06/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $101.8 mil, Deposits: $74.6 mil, headquarters in Gadsden, AL, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Banc Company, Inc., The
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Albertville Branch at 7100 U.S. Hwy 431, branch established on 1987/06/18. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • Compass Bank: Albertville Branch at 300 West Main Street, branch established on 1937/08/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • Peoples Bank of Alabama: Albertville U.S. Hwy 431 Branch at 7473 U.S. Highway 431, branch established on 2008/01/22. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $511.3 mil, Deposits: $426.1 mil, headquarters in Cullman, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Altrust Financial Services, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Albertville Branch at 203 West Main Street, branch established on 1989/02/20. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Albertville Branch at 629 East Main Street, branch established on 1974/06/14. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Old Commerce Main Office Branch at 8031 Us Hwy 431, branch established on 1995/04/03. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc

For population 15 years and over in Albertville:

Marital status in Albertville, AL
  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

For population 25 years and over in Albertville:

  • High school or higher: 75.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.9
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Albertville
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Albertville, AL (based on Marshall County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant43,707169
Catholic8,3822
Mainline Protestant7,86838
Other6133
Black Protestant3724
None32,077-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Marshall County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Marshall County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Marshall County:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Here:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

27.4%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.3%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.9%
State:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Albertville:

43.0%
Alabama:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Albertville:

28.4
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Albertville:

22.5%
Alabama:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.2%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Albertville:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Albertville:

31.9%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Albertville:

53.8%
Alabama:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.6%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Albertville, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2018)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 45$154,782$41,2752$2,480
Firefighters 38$131,190$41,4280$0
Streets and Highways 32$65,245$24,4672$1,281
Sewerage 27$129,666$57,6290$0
Electric Power 27$155,680$69,1911$1,501
Water Supply 25$130,663$62,7180$0
Other and Unallocable 22$103,017$56,1910$0
Correction 11$28,903$31,5310$0
Police - Other 11$38,634$42,1463$2,176
Financial Administration 9$27,822$37,0961$1,123
Parks and Recreation 9$21,758$29,0118$5,498
Local Libraries 6$15,104$30,2080$0
Judicial and Legal 4$5,722$17,1660$0
Solid Waste Management 4$6,558$19,6740$0
Airports 2$4,388$26,3281$1,284
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$6,317$37,9020$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,152$37,8240$0
Fire - Other 1$2,368$28,4160$0
Welfare 0$0 8$8,928
Totals for Government 276$1,030,968$44,82526$24,270

Albertville government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $45,619,000 ($2101.19)
    Water Utilities: $7,640,000 ($351.90)
    Sewerage: $7,405,000 ($341.07)
    Police Protection: $4,261,000 ($196.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,617,000 ($120.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,581,000 ($118.88)
    Central Staff Services: $2,197,000 ($101.19)
    Regular Highways: $1,224,000 ($56.38)
    General - Other: $854,000 ($39.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $776,000 ($35.74)
    Libraries: $343,000 ($15.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $271,000 ($12.48)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $252,000 ($11.61)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $127,000 ($5.85)
    Air Transportation: $109,000 ($5.02)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($0.60)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,225,000 ($102.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,694,000 ($78.02)
    Electric Utilities: $1,673,000 ($77.06)
    Sewerage: $1,409,000 ($64.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,927,000 ($549.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $319,000 ($14.69)

Albertville government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $9,167,000 ($422.23)
    Other: $2,425,000 ($111.69)
    Air Transportation: $152,000 ($7.00)
    Parks and Recreation: $86,000 ($3.96)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $75,000 ($3.45)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $19,000 ($0.88)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $424,000 ($19.53)
    Gas Utilities: $422,000 ($19.44)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $626,000 ($28.83)
    Interest Earnings: $546,000 ($25.15)
    Rents: $20,000 ($0.92)
    Donations From Private Sources: $19,000 ($0.88)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $47,931,000 ($2207.68)
    Water Utilities: $7,783,000 ($358.48)
    Transit Utilities: $9,000 ($0.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $944,000 ($43.48)
    Other: $81,000 ($3.73)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $12,013,000 ($553.31)
    Property: $968,000 ($44.59)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $873,000 ($40.21)
    Other Selective Sales: $532,000 ($24.50)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $294,000 ($13.54)
    Other: $179,000 ($8.24)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $146,000 ($6.72)
    Motor Vehicle License: $142,000 ($6.54)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $92,000 ($4.24)
    Other License: $61,000 ($2.81)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.05)

Albertville government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,454,000 ($1909.35)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,460,000 ($1771.45)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,394,000 ($156.33)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $400,000 ($18.42)

Albertville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,726,000 ($1875.82)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $108,000 ($4.97)

5.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,633 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from DeKalb County, AL  0.67% ($28,534 average AGI)
from Etowah County, AL  0.64% ($31,111)
from Madison County, AL  0.59% ($60,000)


5.52% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,829 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Etowah County, AL  0.75% ($31,695 average AGI)
to Madison County, AL  0.74% ($44,679)
to DeKalb County, AL  0.62% ($36,240)
Businesses in Albertville, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Microtel1
Advance Auto Parts1Nike2
Arby's1Nissan1
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
DHL1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx3Subway1
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1True Value1
H&R Block2U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS4
KFC1Waffle House1
Kmart1Walgreens1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
Mazda1

Strongest AM radio stations in Albertville:

  • WAVU (630 AM; 1 kW; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBSA (1300 AM; 1 kW; BOAZ, AL; Owner: WATKINS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWGC (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: MVB, INC)
  • WGSV (1270 AM; 1 kW; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: GUNTERSVILLE B/CING. CO.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGAD (1350 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Albertville:

  • WTWX-FM (95.9 FM; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: GUNTERSVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WAFN-FM (92.7 FM; ARAB, AL; Owner: FUN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJIA (88.5 FM; GUNTERSVILLE, AL; Owner: LAKE CITY EDUCATIONAL B/CASTING INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: NCA, INC.)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • W298AF (107.5 FM; HADEN, AL; Owner: HADEN RADIO COMPANY)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKEA-FM (98.3 FM; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: KEA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLRH (89.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • W249BB (97.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Albertville:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • W64BJ (Channel 64; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF HUNTSVILLE LICENSE LLC)
  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Albertville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 42Number of bridges
  • 361ft / 110mTotal length
  • $46,994,000Total costs
  • 119,917Total average daily traffic
  • 11,054Total average daily truck traffic
  • 163,581Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Albertville, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 111950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Albertville, AL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Albertville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 106 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Albertville, AL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 144 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Albertville)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Albertville)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 188. The highest number of reported fires - 380 took place in 2016, and the least - 67 in 2014. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Albertville, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (51.9%), and Structure Fires (28.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Albertville, AL
    • 1,55951.9%Outside Fires
    • 84428.1%Structure Fires
    • 34811.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2518.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Albertville, AL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Albertville, Alabama:

  • Quality Inn, 315 Martling Rd, Albertville, Alabama 35950 , Phone: (256) 891-2600, Fax: (256) 891-2674
  • Kings Inn, 7080 Us Hwy 431, Albertville, Alabama 35950 , Phone: (256) 878-6550, Fax: (256) 878-6595
  • Microtel Inn & Suites, 220 Hwy 75 N, Albertville, Alabama 35950 , Phone: (256) 894-4000
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Albertville, Alabama
Most common first names in Albertville, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James26072.9 years
John17674.3 years
William15474.1 years
Mary15276.7 years
Robert12871.9 years
Thomas8372.1 years
Charles7068.8 years
Willie6476.3 years
George6073.5 years
Ruby5478.2 years
Most common last names in Albertville, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith16775.8 years
Johnson7078.4 years
Martin6173.4 years
Williams5875.2 years
Davis5674.2 years
Brown5477.0 years
Jones5073.0 years
Hall4877.3 years
Bearden4475.4 years
Lang3772.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Albertville, AL
  • 65.6%Electricity
  • 33.8%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Albertville, AL
  • 79.8%Electricity
  • 18.5%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Albertville compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.

Albertville on our top lists:

  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guatemala (population 500+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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